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Tonight's Forecast: Isolated showers and thunderstorms

Heat & humidity ramp up Tuesday
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Posted at 6:30 AM, Aug 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-09 22:53:23-04

WEST MICHIGAN — The forecast from FOX 17 Meteorologist Anthony Domol: Showers will diminish overnight, with additional thunderstorms expected later Tuesday evening. The Storm Prediction Center has placed West Michigan under a slight risk for severe weather on Tuesday, and a marginal risk for Wednesday. The best chance to see these storms each day will primarily be in the afternoon and evening. A cold front will pass late in the day on Thursday, bringing another round of potentially strong thunderstorms. Expect high-level humidity to be the main story through Thursday with daytime highs commonly in the mid to upper 80s. Cooler and drier air filters in on Friday, lasting through the weekend.

TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall. Drying out overnight. Lows near 70 and humid. South to southwest winds at 5 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY: Partly cloudy to partly sunny, hot and humid. Highs in the upper 80s. Heat indices in the 90s. Southwest winds at 7 to 14 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy. Chance for late evening/overnight showers & thunderstorms. Some may be strong to severe. Lows in the lower 70s.

WEDNESDAY: Partly cloudy to partly sunny, hot and humid. Slight chance for a shower or thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 80s. Heat indices in the 90s.

THURSDAY: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Evening showers and thunderstorms develop. Some may be strong to severe. Highs near 90. Heat indices in the 90s.

FRIDAY: Partly cloudy to mostly sunny. Less humid, with highs near 80 degrees.

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